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Get this now: Melodia gives you official sounds for those official apps in Windows Phone 8.1

One of the great new additions to Windows Phone 8.1 is the ability to assign custom notification sounds for your apps. Previously, in Windows Phone 8.0 Update 3, developers could ship their own sound to be used, but only a few have taken advantage of that so far. But in 8.1, via the Notification...
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How to prevent others from seeing your Notification center when your phone is locked

Personally I've been loving the new Notification center in Windows Phone 8.1. The other day I joked about the Windows Phone dark ages where I’d hear an alert on my phone and would have to search the various Live tiles on my Start screen for which app wanted my attention. Missing that initial...

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New rumors on Windows 9-Threshold's notification center posted

More information on a rumored notification center that Microsoft might include in the next version of Windows, code name "Threshold", has made its way to the Internet, stating that it won't take up the entire screen like the current version for Windows Phone. Neowin, citing unnamed sources,...
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Do you really use the Windows Phone 8.1 Notification Center?

Some may think this is a rhetorical question but there is a discussion going on in the Windows Phone Central Forums asking how much others are using the Notification Center with Windows Phone 8.1. WPCentral Reader Blake Seaman presents the question and, not being not a social media user, found...
Quickly swipe away all your Windows Phone 8.1 notifications with one swipe

Quickly swipe away all your Windows Phone 8.1 notifications with one swipe

The Notification Center in Windows Phone 8.1 is the new central location for managing notifications missed while away form the phone. When you have numerous apps firing up notification alerts it can prove a task to go through and delete them all. Luckily, there's a "clear all" button, but...
Melodia for custom sounds

Get this now: Melodia gives you official sounds for those official apps in Windows Phone 8.1

One of the great new additions to Windows Phone 8.1 is the ability to assign custom notification sounds for your apps. Previously, in Windows Phone 8.0 Update 3, developers could ship their own sound to be used, but only a few have taken advantage of that so far. But in 8.1, via the Notification...
Locked Notification Center

How to prevent others from seeing your Notification center when your phone is locked

Personally I've been loving the new Notification center in Windows Phone 8.1. The other day I joked about the Windows Phone dark ages where I’d hear an alert on my phone and would have to search the various Live tiles on my Start screen for which app wanted my attention. Missing that initial...
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Quick look at the new notification and action center in Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is finally here. It brings with it a highly anticipated feature for managing all the alerts from different apps. That’s right. Windows Phone 8.1 now has a notification center to bring all your information into one location. It’s actually a very powerful implementation that...
Windows Phone 8.1 Action Center revealed in hands-on video

Windows Phone 8.1 Action Center revealed in hands-on video

Another day, another leak. Yesterday, the new swipe keyboard for Windows Phone 8.1 was shown on video and today it’s the more interesting Action Center. Users swipe down from the top to reveal the center, which gives 4 selectable quick actions. In addition, the Action Center also houses the...
First screenshots of the Notification Center for Windows Phone 8.1 reveal new design

First screenshots of the Notification Center for Windows Phone 8.1 reveal new design

The first images of the new Notification Center, dubbed 'Action Center', for Windows Phone 8.1 have made their way on to the web. The screenshots appeared on the site Winphollowers and Windows Phone Central is able to confirm their authenticity at this time. The screenshots appear to have come...
More alleged screenshots of Windows Phone 8.1 Blue leak, show potential Notification Center

More alleged screenshots of Windows Phone 8.1 Blue leak, show potential Notification Center

We’re filing this one under unsubstantiated rumor, but forum member qXerro has posted a few more screenshots over the last twenty-four hours of Windows Phone 8.1. The problem with such stories of course is trying to verify the information and since screenshots can be very easily faked, it’s hard...
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Windows Phone 8.1 – App list sorting and actionable notifications revealed in alleged screenshots

New screenshots reveal more on the Notification Center, actionable notifications and a Battery percentage option in Windows Phone 8.1 More information is coming forward regarding the forthcoming Windows Phone 8.1. This time, alleged screenshots from build 8.10.12166.0 were posted in the Windows...

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